With the continuing spread of COVID-19 within the U.S., our health system is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as well as state and local health authorities, to provide continuing care for our patients while taking steps to limit person-to-person spread within our communities.
When you visit friends and family who are at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19, take these important steps. Wear masks. Stay 6 at least feet apart. Meet outside if possible. Wash your hands often. Sanitize all touched surfaces.
How to protect yourself:
You can protect yourself from COVID-19 infection the same ways you protect against the common cold or seasonal flu:
If you feel sick:
There are several things you should do if you are sick or think you may have been exposed to COVID-19, and have a fever or respiratory illness (cough or shortness of breath):
**For more guidance, please visit the CDC Website on what to do if you are sick by clicking here.